American Samoa - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in American Samoa was 64,817 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 64,817 in 2011 and a minimum value of 13,269 in 1960.

Definition: Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.

Source: World Bank Staff estimates based on United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 13,269
1961 13,660
1962 14,166
1963 14,759
1964 15,396
1965 16,045
1966 16,693
1967 17,349
1968 17,996
1969 18,619
1970 19,206
1971 19,752
1972 20,263
1973 20,742
1974 21,194
1975 21,632
1976 22,047
1977 22,452
1978 22,900
1979 23,457
1980 24,177
1981 25,173
1982 26,342
1983 27,655
1984 29,062
1985 30,524
1986 32,014
1987 33,548
1988 35,095
1989 36,618
1990 38,088
1991 39,600
1992 41,049
1993 42,443
1994 43,798
1995 45,129
1996 46,343
1997 47,527
1998 48,705
1999 49,906
2000 51,151
2001 52,341
2002 53,583
2003 54,864
2004 56,166
2005 57,474
2006 58,679
2007 59,894
2008 61,118
2009 62,357
2010 63,616
2011 64,817

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in American Samoa was 93.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 93.20 in 2011, while its lowest value was 66.21 in 1960.

Definition: Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 66.21
1961 66.64
1962 67.06
1963 67.48
1964 67.91
1965 68.33
1966 68.74
1967 69.15
1968 69.56
1969 69.97
1970 70.38
1971 70.78
1972 71.17
1973 71.57
1974 71.96
1975 72.35
1976 72.75
1977 73.14
1978 73.54
1979 73.93
1980 74.33
1981 75.02
1982 75.70
1983 76.39
1984 77.08
1985 77.76
1986 78.40
1987 79.04
1988 79.67
1989 80.31
1990 80.95
1991 81.81
1992 82.68
1993 83.55
1994 84.41
1995 85.28
1996 85.98
1997 86.67
1998 87.37
1999 88.07
2000 88.77
2001 89.27
2002 89.77
2003 90.28
2004 90.78
2005 91.28
2006 91.62
2007 91.96
2008 92.30
2009 92.64
2010 92.98
2011 93.20

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization